6 of 9 people found the following review helpful
As a novice programmer I found this book excellent, the main reason beingthe clarity of writing and easy to use format.
Plus points below
1. The book is written by somebody with a clear, holistic view of thesubject with the ability to convey this understanding to the reader.
2. The structure of the book is good. It is both easy to look at and theuse of quick Q's end of chapter Q's and 'Ask the expert' sections breakthe book down into easy to read chunks.
3. The book provides a means to test yourself as you progress,something clearly vital in programming but mysteriously missing in someteach yourself books.
However those of you with more programming experience may… Read more